In this article, you will find resources that help you decode your Aston Martin VIN number.
Decoding a VIN allows you to obtain:
Where can I find the VIN number?
Bottom lower corner of the windshield.
Driver door jamb
The title, registration or insurance card.
Aston Martin VIN Decoders
First, let's look at our favorite sites where you can decode Aston Martin cars for free.
Aston Martin Tech Info
The official Aston Martin website where you can decode and look up engine, transmission, option and feature specs for your Aston Martin. You will need to create a free account to use this service. For some reason, it didn't work with one Aston Martin VIN. Try it and let us know if this works for you by adding a comment below.
Another great alternative to decode Aston Martin VINs. It shows specs and options installed on the Aston Martin including the engine size, horsepower, torque, model name, size, color, options and a lot more.
The first position in the VIN shows the country of assembly. This is where the Aston Martin was made. Since Aston Martin cars are made in England, the VIN numbers will always start with S.
S - United Kingdom
Position 2 - Manufacturer
This number tells you about the manufacturer of your car.
C - Aston Martin
Position 3 - Division
It provides information on the division. If the manufacturer has multiple divisions, this number helps pinpoint which one produced your car.
Position 4 -8
Positions four through nine are used to describe the model, body style, restraint system, engine type or transmission gears.
Position 9 - Check Number
This is used to verify if the VIN number is valid. This number is generated by a formula developed by the DOT.
Position 10 - Year of Production
This indicates the plant where the vehicle was assembled. Aston Martin has its own specific codes.
Position 12 -17
Position twelve through seventeen show the serial number of the car. Often indicates a sequence that helps the manufacturer when and where the car came off the assembly line. MAKE is allowed to choose any six digit number they like as this number is not standardized.
Aston Martin VIN Location
On most Aston Martin cars the VIN is stamped in several colations such as: